Higher Ed: 'Formal' Education
Have you ever heard anyone talk about "getting through" a class or "knocking out" course requirements? What exactly is the point of a "formal" education - just to get a degree, or set a course for lifelong learning?
In this week's episode of KUT's podcast Higher Ed, KUT's Jennifer Stayton and Southwestern University President Dr. Ed Burger sift through the different definitions of a formal education and talk about process vs. outcome.
Click here for Ed and Jennifer's full discussion as well as a new math puzzler about the ups and downs of GPA's.
This episode was recorded on August 5, 2015.
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